E24 Self destructive behaviour

Before I start to tell this week’s story I need to thank all of you reading this.This blog has been running weekly now for six months. As mentioned in previous episodes I plan to release twice-weekly shortly but to everyone thank you for staying the course and for recommending this to others. Every week thereContinue reading “E24 Self destructive behaviour”

E21 Planting roots

I must make a correction from the last blog. It was my 7th birthday party and not my 8th. Everything else in the story is accurate but when you start to remember and take notes for future blogs they don’t all come out in the right order.Carol has been extremely useful with the timeline soContinue reading “E21 Planting roots”

E14 Kidnapped

Things we getting pretty chaotic with John and Carol. He had the money from the sale of the house and the shop so he was solvent again for the time being.At present, there was no desperate struggle to get money or to do a job to get money. So instead of actually doing something constructive,Continue reading “E14 Kidnapped”

E6 The Beginning of the end

The last blog post ended up going down the rabbit hole of a messed up broken prison system. This is relevant to the story as it provides a lot of back information regarding our circumstances. Understandably, my father had this mindset. I mean with everything that had gone on and with his background he wasn’tContinue reading “E6 The Beginning of the end”

E3 Considerable changes in Toxteth

The aftermath of the riots in Toxteth was considerable.As the violence was so bad and this was broadcast all over the country on the news people were finally taking notice of all the struggles which were endured daily by the black community. Not long before the riots in Liverpool, there were riots in Brixton overContinue reading “E3 Considerable changes in Toxteth”